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Bawumia’s Hospital Cost Comparison ‘Unfair’ – Segbefia

Former Minister for Health, Alex Segbefia, has described as unfair Vice President Dr. Bawumia’s assertion that the cost of hospital projects in the country...

Psychiatric Patients May Troop To Parliament If Funds Are Not Released – Dr Akwasi...

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Mental Health Authority, Dr Akwasi Osei, has cautioned government to commit the funding it promised the Authority...

Accra Floods: Body Of Drowned Doctor Found

The body of 32-year-old medical doctor, Aya Hayfron has been found more than 24 hours after she was swept away in her car by...

WHO Says Addiction To Video Games Qualifies As Mental Health Condition

The United Nations Health Agency has said obsessively playing of video games now qualifies as a mental health condition. In its latest revision to a...

No Bed Syndrome: GMA Tells Gov’t To Implement Accident & Emergency Services Guidelines

The Ghana Medical Association (GMA) has described as unfortunate the Health Ministry’s failure to consult before its directive against turning away patients for lack...

‘Provide Beds To Stop No-Bed Syndrome Deaths’ – Asante Krobea Tells Gov’t

The Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Association (GRNMA) says populist statements and directives to health workers influenced by the public outcry about claims of...

Health Committee In Parliament To Investigate ‘No Bed Syndrome’

The Speaker of Parliament, Prof. Mike Oquaye, has charged the Health Committee and the Constitutional, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs investigate claims of no beds...

Hospital Bed Shortage: Accra Has 3,400 Beds For Five Million Residents

There are just about 3,400 hospital beds in Accra, serving the health needs of the over 5 million population in the metropolis. The said beds,...

Siamese Twins Delivered At Ejura Gov’t Hospital

A 28-yr-old lady, Asamawu Abdallah, a resident of Ejura in the Ashanti Region, gave birth to conjoined twins at the Ejura Government Hospital at 7:00pm on...

Napo Organises Medical Outreach Programme

The Member of Parliament for the Manhyia South constituency, Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, has organised a free medical outreach programme for residents in the...